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  • Helmick assumes command of the 905th ARS

    (Left to right) Col. Eric Rivero, 931st Operations Group commander hands the guidon to Lt. Col. Jason Helmick, incoming 905th Air Refueling Squadron commander, Jan. 6, 2024, McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. Prior to his current assignment, Helmick commanded the 931st Operational Support Squadron.

  • 18th, 924th ARS provide humanitarian aid to Honduras

    During Dec. 2-3, Team McConnell aircrews joined forces with Asociación Colaboración y Esfuerzowith (ACOES) and Iglesia de Cristo de la Santa Anita to deliver approximately 31,000 pounds of donated items, courtesy of the Denton Program to Joint Task Force-Bravo to support humanitarian efforts in

  • McConnell Airmen show base initiatives to CMSAF

    Airmen from the 22nd and 931st Air Refueling Wings demonstrated how they foster more resilient members while staying at the forefront of the Air Force’s refueling enterprise during Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force JoAnne S. Bass’ visit Nov. 28-29, 2023.

  • Welch takes command of the 931st ARW

    The 931st Air Refueling Wing, the reserve component at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, hosted a change of command ceremony June 3.  During the ceremony, Col. Cynthia A. Welch took command of the 931st ARW. Welch was previously the commander of the 446th Operations Group, Joint Base Lewis-McChord,

  • McConnell traditional reservist employers take off with ESGR

    Five civilian employers of 931st Air Refueling Wing traditional reservist Airmen recently received a first-hand look at how their traditional reservist employee supports strategic reach during an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)-sponsored flight May 6.According to the official ESGR

  • McConnell Reservists participate in readiness exercise

    Four Airmen from the 931st Civil Engineer Squadron rush to their tent as part of routine readiness exercise March 5, 2023, McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. The three-day exercise evaluated the 931st Air Refueling Wing's operational readiness. (Photo by Tech. Sgt. Abigail Klein)

  • New commanders assume command of 931st AMXS, AMDS

    New commanders assumed command of the 931st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and the Aerospace Maintenance Squadron. Lt. Col. Pamela Potter, the incoming 931st AMXS commander, was previously the operations flight commander for the 302nd Airlift Maintenance Group at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. Lt.

  • Team McConnell welcomes Pegasus No. 23

    (Left to right) an 931st Air Refueling Wing aircrew poses in front of the KC-46A Pegasus they delivered to Team McConnell Oct. 21, 2022, at McConnell Air Force Base. The aircraft, assigned to McConnell AFB, is the 23 KC-46 to be added to the base's inventory.